2016-09-22 / MP3 [19.1MB; 39m 38s]
Jen, David, Mark, Megan, and Stuart present Seldom Sirius. Episode seven, in which we generate a magnetic field.
In this episode we talk about where we would go in the Universe, magnetic fields, the finding of Philae, Juno observing Jupiter, and how lawnmowers can be confused with aurorae.
- Galactic magnetic fields, including a mention of pulsar rotation measure
- Magnetar at the Galactic Centre
- Pulsar dispersion measures
- Aurora lawnmower fail
- Understanding the magnetic Sun
- Voyager 1 reaches interstellar space
- Planck takes magnetic fingerprint of our galaxy
- Philae found
- Juno sends back images of Jupiter's poles
|Haven't really considered the magnetic fields:||Jen Gupta|
|Mission patch image:||Close-up of the Philae lander, imaged by Rosetta's OSIRIS narrow-angle camera on 2 September 2016 from a distance of 2.7 km / CREDIT: ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA|